1689 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Francis Beaumont

Edward Howard, in Caroloiades (1689) 138.



As duly he did Fletchers Soul explore,
The Stages most Luxurian witty Store:
With worthy Beamount to his Figure Joyn'd,
Adapted most the Muses Twins in mind:
Whose Genius so conspir'd that Beamount Might
Divide with wit by equall right.